“Galifianakis” redirects here. For other people with the surname, see Galifianakis (surname). Zach GalifianakisGalifianakis at the 2012 LA Pod FestBirth name Zacharius Joy Galifianakis Born (1969-10-01) October 1, 1969 (age 46) Wilkesboro, North Carolina, U.S. Medium Stand-up, film, television, music Years active 1969-present Genres Alternative comedy, deadpan, surreal humor, observational comedy, black comedy, insult comedy, musical comedy, one-liners Subject(s) Everyday life, self-deprecation, current events Spouse Quinn Lundberg (m. 2012) Children 1 Zacharius Joy “Zach” Galifianakis (/ˌɡælᵻfəˈnækᵻs/ born October 1, 1969) is an American actor, writer and stand-up comedian. He came to prominence with his Comedy Central Presents special in 2001 and presented his own show called Late World with Zach on VH1 the following year. He has also starred in films, such as The Hangover trilogy (2009–2013), Due Date (2010), The Campaign (2012), Birdman (2014) and had a voice role in the animated film Puss in Boots (2011). He currently hosts the Emmy Award-winning talk show Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis on the Funny or Die website and executive produces, writes, and stars in the dark comedy series Baskets on FX.Contents 1 Early life 2 Career2.1 Early work 2.2 Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis 2.3 Mainstream performances 3 Personal life 4 Filmography4.1 Film 4.2 Television & Webseries 4.3 Music videos 5 References 6 External linksEarly life Galifianakis was born in Wilkesboro, North Carolina. His mother, Mary Frances (née Cashion), is a community arts center owner, and his father, Harry, is a heating oil vendor. His mother has Scottish ancestry, while his paternal grandparents, Mike Galifianakis and Sophia Kastrinakis, were immigrants from Crete, Greece, and Galifianakis was baptized in his father’s Greek Orthodox church. He has a younger sister named Merritt and an older brother named Greg. His cousin is Washington Post cartoonist Nick Galifianakis. His uncle, a politician, is also named Nick Galifianakis. Galifianakis attended Wilkes Central High School, and subsequently attended but did not graduate from North Carolina State University, where he was a communication major. Career Early work He began acting on television, guest-starring in Boston Common and joined Saturday Night Live as a writer but lasted only two weeks. Galif. thanks wikipedia.
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